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The Carolina Panthers stunned the Atlanta Falcons 30-20 Sunday in Charlotte, winning a grudge match against their Interstate 85 rival and demonstrating to the NFL what might have been in…Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
Patchwork Carolina Panthers secondary holds up despite injuries, benchingWhen Panthers coach Ron Rivera talked about playing “young guys” against Atlanta, he couldn’t have imagined it would be as many as he did.Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
Carolina Panthers’ LB Thomas Davis delivers big play, with a sense of dramaCarolina coach Ron Rivera gave Thomas Davis a game ball for his key interception, a reward that brought Rivera to the edge of tears when he talked about what Davis…Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
The Kick Is Up, And It's Good!: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundupdeadspin.com Updated Dec 9, 2012We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from the double-bird field goal salute, Rex Ryan digesting a delicious meal and Lee Smith being eaten by Bills fans. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, so stay tuned. More »Upvote Share Tweet
Falcons-Panthers: Five plays that matteredThe setup: Panthers faced a fourth-and-1 from their 38, with 58 seconds left in first quarter.Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Dec 9, 2012For the second consecutive week, an NFL team has had to play a game on the day after a tragedy. For the second consecutive week, that team has found a way to win. Last week, the Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Carolina Panthers 27-21 on the day after in…Upvote Share TweetBobcats president of basketball operations Rod Higgins says the team has waived son Cory Higgins and signed forward Jeff Adrien.Upvote Share Tweet
Panthers extend lead to 30-13 in second halfThe Falcons tack on a score at the end, but the Panthers hang onto their early lead and win 30-20.Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
Panthers without four startersESPN.com Updated Dec 9, 2012CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Carolina Panthers will be without four starters Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons. Running back Jonathan Stewart, receiver Brandon LaFell, defensive tackle Dwan Edwards and linebacker James Anderson all are inactive due to injuri…Upvote Share Tweet
Sunday Blitz: Falcons-Panthers RecapDec 9Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Panthers' 30-20 win over the Falcons.
Newton, Panthers Dive Past FalconsDec 9Cam Newton had a 72-yard touchdown run in the Panthers' 30-20 win over the Falcons.
Panthers postgame press conferenceDec 9Panthers react following game with Falcons
Falcons vs Panthers highlightsDec 9The Atlanta Falcons' second-half comeback comes up short as Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers rolled to a 30-20 victory.
Don Banks: Falcons, Bears on downward spirals as postseason nears; more Sn…Dec 9LANDOVER, Md. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a less-than-artistic Week 14 in the NFL.
Don Banks: Even with RGIII injury, 'Skins' special season stays on playoff…Dec 9LANDOVER, Md. -- The Washington Redskins became relevant again that moment in early March when they swung the blockbuster trade for the St. Louis Rams' No. 2 draft pick, making the Heisman-winning Robert Griffin III a dream come true in burgundy.
Daily Dime: Lakers tumble againDec 10J.A. Adande on the Lakers outlook after falling to 9-12